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The 2001 JavaOne Conference in Review
JavaOne Conference Feature by Heidi Dailey and David Land
The 2001 JavaOne Conference provided developers a look into the
wide-ranging capabilities of Java technology. This year's
conference provided developers what they really want: hard-core drill
down of how the technology is being leveraged today and how they can
leverage it in the future.
JavaOne Conference Keynote Webcasts Available Online
In RealMedia Format
The JavaOne Conference keynote webcasts are now available online
in RealMedia format.
Top UNIX Operating System and Industry-Leading Platform
Solaris 8 Operating Environment Reaches Milestone of One Million Registered Licenses
The Solaris 8 Operating Environment (OE) is achieving unprecedented
customer acceptance and industry momentum. More than one million
systems have been registered. Solaris OE received many awards and was ranked
the No. 1 UNIX Operating System by DH Brown Associates.
Sun Drives New Deals To Leading Service Providers
Success of SunTone Program Proves Importance
As a result of its industry leading go-to-market program, Sun has
announced numerous multi-year enterprise customer deals with BellSouth,
Exodus, Genuity, (i)Structure, Sprint, StorageNetworks, Qwest
Communications International Inc., and USinternetworking. This program will
create millions of revenue dollars for these service providers,
proving again that Sun is committed to real revenue generation with and
for its SP partners. In addition, more companies have joined the
industry-led SunTone program, sponsored by Sun, one of the market's
leading certification programs for the delivery of high quality
Solaris 8 Operating Enviornment Platform Optimized For Oracle9i Database
Easily Scale and Provide Predictable Service Levels
The Solaris 8 Operating Environment (OE) now supports the Oracle9i
Database. In addition, Sun Cluster 3.0 software now supports Oracle9i
Real Application Clusters (RAC).
Sun Resources for Executives
On Sun's Web Site
Sun's Resources for Executives web page is a valuable tool for busy
dot-com executives with links to media articles about Sun, free dot-com
graphics, customizable presentations, case studies, press releases, and
Enterprise Wireless Reference Architecture
Keeping Pace with New Demands for Wireless Data Access
Sun's new Enterprise Wireless Reference Architecture is an end-to-end
solution for deploying a wireless content delivery system built on
Sun's leading platform of servers, storage disk arrarys, and clustering software.
The new Enterprise Wireless Reference Architecture is specially
designed for enterprises that need to keep pace with new demands for
wireless data access from employees, customers, and business partners.
Tapping best-of-breed technologies from Sun and its partners, the
Enterprise Wireless Reference Architecture helps bring wireless
functionality to enterprises.
The Net Effect In Action
Executive Perspectives Feature by Scott McNealy
The Net Effect occurs when you converge the exponential nature of
growth in bandwidth (Gilder's Law), processor speed (Moore's Law), and
the value of networks (Metcalfe's Law). Together, they
create an exponential, upward spiral of mutual reinforcement. The Net
Effect is innovation amplifying innovation.
Dot-Com & Beyond
A Guide To Dot-Com Architecture
"Dot-Com & Beyond" is a comprehensive guide to dot-com architecture,
design, and implementation that showcases SunPS service leadership in
developing Internet-based architectures and the methodologies needed to
Sun Solutions Catalog Online
More Than 12,000 Products From 6,000+ Vendors
The Sun Solutions Catalog Online allows you to search Sun's database
of more than 12,000 products from over 6,000 vendors.
Sun StorEdge Lease Program
Sun StorEdge Disk Array
For a limited time, acquire a full capacity, fully configured Sun
StorEdge array for as little as $.01 per MB with the Sun StorEdge
Jiro Technology Executive and Technical Overviews
Plus PDF Datasheets and FAQs
The Jiro technology web site includes an executive overview of Jiro
a technical overview, and PDF versions of datasheets for developers and
Sun StorEdge L9 with DLT1 Tape Autoloader
More Backup Capacity
The Sun StorEdge L9 with DLT1 Tape Autoloader provides more backup
capacity than a single tape drive. It offers 40GB native capacity per
cartridge, with 3 MB/second throughput. It offers the same capacity
at half the transfer rate, but only half the price.
Sun to Resell and Support Brocade SAN Infrastructure
Companies Continuing to Jointly Qualify Supported Storage Networking Configurations
Sun and Brocade Communications Systems, Inc., now have an
agreement that allows Sun to resell, service, and support Brocade
SilkWorm fabric switches worldwide in qualified configurations. Brocade
and Sun are continuing to jointly qualify supported storage networking
configurations and work together on the software development
initiatives that were announced earlier this year.
Online Discussion of Core J2EE Patterns on June 19-25
Authors Deepak Alur, John Crupi, and Dan Malks
Join a special online discussion forum scheduled for June 19-25 on the
book "Core J2EE Patterns" on June 19-25 with authors Deepak Alur,
John Crupi, and Dan Malks of Sun's Java Center. The book focuses on
patterns, best practices, design strategies, and proven solutions using
key Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE) technologies including
JavaServer Pages technology, servlets, Enterprise JavaBeans
technology, and Java Message Service APIs.
Samsung and Sun to Integrate J2ME Technology into GSM
J2ME Technology Enables Widespread Delivery of Interactive Services
Samsung and Sun are working together to integrate Java 2 Platform,
Micro Edition (J2ME) and Mobile Information Device Profile into
Samsung's Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) and Global System for
Mobile Communications (GSM) handsets.
Sybase EAServer 4.0
Demonstrated at JavaOne Conference
SSybase's solid position as a top-tier enterprise portal and e-business
infrastructure provider is directly related to the adoption of Java
technology standards and the Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition
(J2EE) platform. Sybase's partners and customers routinely design,
build, and deploy distributed applications using Sybase EAServer. In
fact, Sybase was one of the first Sun partners to pass the J2EE
Compatibility Test Suite.
"Advanced JavaServer Pages Technology"
Book by David M. Geary
The sophisticated server-side techniques that David Geary presents in
his 450-page book "Advanced JavaServer Pages" can enable you to
fully exploit the power of JavaServer Pages technology in web
application development based on Java 2 Platform, Enterprise
Edition (J2EE) technology.
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE) Version 1.3.1 for the Solaris OE
A data sheet for a high-impact release, version 1.3.1 of the Java 2
Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE) for the Solaris Operating
Environment is now available online. This release delivers
significantly improved features, performance, and scalability,
especially on the newest Sun Fire servers.
Making The Net Work: Day Three at the 2001 JavaOne Conference
JavaOne Feature by Jon Byous
On day three, the JavaOne Conference keynote address focused on the
future of networking and the big questions to be addressed in making
that future better.
Stay Open, Stay Busy, and Stay Cool
Keynote Highlights at the JavaOne Conference
Java technology is a global technology, fostering innovative,
collaborative efforts worldwide. In her keynote, Pat Sueltz
noted that there were more than 350 companies and partners
demonstrating Java technology-based solutions per year, and that Java
technology is bigger than any one company.
Quick, Gimme Your Elevator Pitch!
Feature by Jon Byous
Jon Byous and associates asked companies at the JavaOne Conference to provide an
elevator pitch. He lists some enlightening examples in his article on
Sun's Java web site.
Jini Network Technology Adopted by Vertical Markets Worldwide
Entering World of Commerce
Jini network technology has left the think tank for the world of
commerce. And Sun Professional Services is helping make the Jini
technology dream a reality for companies and organizations the world
Day Two Keynote Highlights
From the JavaOne Conference
In the morning keynote from day two of the JavaOne Conference John
John Gage and Jon Kannegaard talked about a new program to deliver the
educational content from this and future JavaOne conferences to the
rest of the world via the web with the new Java Learning Center.
"Java Security" by Scott Oaks
Second Edition Released
One of Java technology's most important features is its secure
programming environment. The just-released second edition of "Java
Security" focuses on Java technology's basic platform features that provide
security. This is an essential book for any programmer who needs to
write secure Java technology applications.
"Core J2EE Patterns Catalog"
Sun's J2EE Patterns Catalog Accessed 120,000+ Times in 60 Days
Sun's "Core Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE) Patterns
Catalog" is now available. This collection of best practices offers
proven solutions to common design challenges. "Core Java 2 Platform,
Enterprise Edition (J2EE) Patterns Catalog"
simplifies the process of building complex enterprise computing
solutions based on the J2EE platform.
"Core Java 2 Volume 1: Fundamentals"
Sun Microsystems Press Book by Cay S. Horstmann and Gary Cornell
"Core Java" delivers real-world guidance to accomplish even the
most challenging tasks. That's why it's been an international best
seller for five straight years. "Core Java 2, Volume 1:
Fundamentals" covers the basics of Java 2 Platform Standard
Edition, Version 1.3 and includes completely revised discussions of
object-oriented Java technology development, enhanced coverage of Swing
user interface components, and much more.